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Hiking & Walking: California > Stanislaus National Forest > Calaveras Ranger District

Quick Facts

Bear Valley-Lake Alpine Trail

Difficulty: Easy
Elevation: 7,400 Feet (2306.7 Meters)
Handicapped Accessible: Yes Along the lakeshore, the trail is paved and wheelchair accessible.
Length: 4 Miles (6.67 Kilometers)
USGS Map: Spicer Meadow Res.




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General Description

Bear Valley - Lake Alpine Trail, located between the east end of Lake Alpine and the community of Bear Valley, offering four miles of newly constructed trail runs. Along the lakeshore, the trail is paved and wheelchair accessible. West of the lake, the trail reverts to native surface as it meanders through the forest, hooking up with a portion of the historic Emigrant-West pioneer route. The trail is open to hikers, bicyclists, and equestrians.

Directions from Dorrington: Travel northeast on Highway 4 to west end of Lake Alpine.

Seasonal Information:
Normally Open: Early June through Early October .



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Recreation Opportunities
Activity Remarks On Site
ICON Camping Lake Alpine Campground
Yes
ICON Hiking & Walking Bear Valley-Lake Alpine Trail
Yes
ICON Horseback Riding Bear Valley-Lake Alpine
Yes
ICON Mountain Biking Bear Valley-Lake Alpine
Yes
ICON Snowmobiling Bear Valley-Lake Alpine
Yes
ICON Viewing Scenery Calaveras Ranger District
Yes
ICON Viewing Wildlife Calaveras Ranger District
Yes



Related Activities
Emigrant-West Trail - Emigrant-West Trail, located on a portion of the historical pioneer route, offering an easy one-third mile hike.

Lake Alpine Campground - Lake Alpine Campground sits in a mature conifer forest on the west shore of Lake Alpine at 7,303 feet. It has 25 campsites available.



More Information

Visitor Information:

Calaveras Ranger District, P.O. Box 500, (Highway 4) , Hathaway Pines, CA, 95233, Phone: 209-795-1381, Fax: 209-795-6849, TTY: 209-795-2854

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